Van Gogh's Ear - PDF free download eBook
- Verified: Sat, Feb 29, 2020
- Published: 06.01.2019
- Views: 80
Why would an artist cut off his ear? The best-known and most sensational event in Vincent van Gogh's life is also the least understood. For more than a century, biographers and historians...read more
Details of Van Gogh's Ear
- Original Title
- Van Gogh's Ear
- First Published
- 2016 year
- Edition Format
- Number of Pages
- 336 pages
- Book Language
- Ebook Format
- PDF, EPUB
Press the button start search and wait a little while. Using file-sharing servers API, our site will find the e-book file in various formats (such as PDF, EPUB and other). Please do not reload the page during the search. A typical file search time is about 15-20 seconds.
Van Gogh's Ear
A free service that helps find an e-book in automatic mode on private file-sharing servers.
Some brief overview of this book
Why would an artist cut off his ear? The best-known and most sensational event in Vincent van Gogh's life is also the least understood. For more than a century, biographers and historians seeking definitive facts about what happened on a December night in Arles have unearthed more questions than answers.
Why would an artist at the height of his powers commit such a brutal a Why would an artist cut off his ear? The best-known and most sensational event in Vincent van Gogh's life is also the least understood. For more than a century, biographers and historians seeking definitive facts about what happened on a December night in Arles have unearthed more questions than answers.
Why would an artist at the height of his powers commit such a brutal act? Who was the mysterious "Rachel" to whom he presented his macabre gift? Did he use a razor or a knife?
Was it just a segment—or did Van Gogh really lop off his entire ear? In Van Gogh's Ear, Bernadette Murphy reveals, for the first time, the true story of this long-misunderstood incident, sweeping away decades of myth and giving us a glimpse of a troubled but brilliant artist at his breaking point. Murphy's detective work takes her from Europe to the United States and back, from the holdings of major museums to the moldering contents of forgotten archives.
She braids together her own thrilling journey of discovery with a narrative of Van Gogh's life in Arles, the sleepy Provençal town where he created his finest work, and vividly reconstructs the world in which he moved—the madams and prostitutes, café patrons and police inspectors, shepherds and bohemian artists. We encounter Van Gogh's brother and benefactor Theo, his guest and fellow painter Paul Gauguin, and many local subjects of Van Gogh's paintings, some of whom Murphy identifies for the first time. Strikingly, she uncovers previously unknown information about "Rachel"—and uses it to propose a bold new hypothesis about what was occurring in Van Gogh's heart and mind as he made a mysterious delivery to her doorstep.
As it reopens one of art history's most famous cold cases, Van Gogh's Ear becomes a fascinating work of detection. It is also a study of a painter creating his most iconic and revolutionary work, pushing himself ever closer to greatness even as he edged toward madness—and one fateful sweep of the blade that would resonate through the ages.
All downloaded files are checked. Virus and adware free. Previously, our system checked the all ebook's files for viruses. The results of our verification:
- Sparrow at Heart in PDF
- Fooled Around and Fell in Love in PDF
- Standing Up!: My Story of Hope, Advocacy & Survival After Stroke in PDF
- The Rockstar's Bride: A BWWM Romance Novel For Adults in PDF
- We Are One: Humanity's Common Values in PDF
- Christmas Cat Coloring in PDF
- Orphan Train in PDF
- Works: Letters from Switzerland. Travels in Italy in PDF
- THE CALL in PDF
- 365 Days of Gratitude: My Attitude of Gratitude in PDF
How to download e-book
Press button "GET DOWNLOAD LINKS" and wait 15 seconds. This time is necessary for links search to download Van Gogh's Ear in all e-book formats.